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English

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Learner Career Outcomes

38%

started a new career after completing these courses

21%

got a tangible career benefit from this course
Shareable Certificate
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100% online
Start instantly and learn at your own schedule.
Flexible deadlines
Reset deadlines in accordance to your schedule.
Beginner Level
Approx. 23 hours to complete
English

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Universiteit Leiden

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Meertens instituut (KNAW)

Syllabus - What you will learn from this course

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Week
1

Week 1

4 hours to complete

Introduction to Linguistics

4 hours to complete
15 videos (Total 76 min), 6 readings, 1 quiz
Week
2

Week 2

2 hours to complete

The study of sound: Phonology and Phonetics

2 hours to complete
13 videos (Total 62 min), 1 reading, 1 quiz
Week
3

Week 3

5 hours to complete

The study of words and sentences: Morphology and Syntax

5 hours to complete
14 videos (Total 86 min), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
Week
4

Week 4

3 hours to complete

The study of meaning: Pragmatics and Semantics

3 hours to complete
13 videos (Total 66 min), 2 readings, 1 quiz

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